Methimazole, the active substance of Tirodril, is a high-potency, long-acting antithyroid drug. It has replaced the previous derivatives, thiourea, thiouracil and methylthiouracil in the clinic, since it enjoys better tolerance. Methimazole is ten times more potent than propylthiouracil.
Each tablet contains: methimazole (D.C.I.) 5 mg; Exc .: corn starch, calcium sulfate, talc, colloidal silica and magnesium stearate.
Treatment of hyperthyroidism. Preoperative patient preparation for thyroidectomy. Treatment of thyrotoxic crises. It can also be used before or after the application of radioactive iodine for the treatment of hyperthyroidism.
Pack of 40 tablets.